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Will any board with 3 PCI-E slots support Tri-Fire, or does it need a special chipset like SLI does?

My P55 board has five PCI-E slots, four of which can run up to 16x on their own, but that's because it has the Nvidia chipset that allows extra PCI-E lanes for Tri-SLI.

Will that work for Tri-Fire as well?
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Not any boards can support tri-fire well, P55 boards with the NF200 chip will support tri-fire but is usually depending on the mother board tho on how it configures the PCIe lanes when occupied. My UD7 has the NF200 chip and it can run 16x/16x or 16x/8x/8x if the third PCIe lane is occupied.
    
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Will any board with 3 PCI-E slots support Tri-Fire, or does it need a special chipset like SLI does?

My P55 board has five PCI-E slots, four of which can run up to 16x on their own, but that's because it has the Nvidia chipset that allows extra PCI-E lanes for Tri-SLI.

Will that work for Tri-Fire as well?
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Great, thanks.
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